Inducted into the A.M.A.H.O.F.(Inc) for 2016
Martial Artist of the Year – Karate/Kenjutsu

Inducted into the W.K.U.H.O.F. for 2016
Martial Artist of the Year – Karate/Kenjutsu


“Go Forth and Conquer”


  • 6th Degree Black Belt – Karate (Zen Do Kai) – title Kyoshi, – Bob Jones Martial Arts
  • 6th Degree Black Belt – Muay Thai Kickboxing – Master Instructor – Bob Jones Martial Arts
  • 4th Degree Black Belt- probationary Krav Maga – Senior instructor- Bob Jones Martial Arts
  • 3rd Degree Black Belt – Mixed Martial Arts, Master Instructor – Australian Mixed Martial Arts- Justin Boylan
  • 3rd Degree Black Belt – Kenjutsu – WA School of a Japanese Swordsmanship, Kyoshi – Peter James
  • 3rd Degree Black Belt Setei laido – Sensei, Australian Kendo Remnei
  • Association(Japanese Swordsmanship) – Ramon Lawrence (GAM)
  • 1st Degree Black Belt -Shoot-Wrestling, Sempai – (BJC) – Rod Stroud
  • Purple Belt Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu – Australian Jiu-Jitsu and Grappling Association – John Donehue
  • Founder of Tuff Mumma – Women Athletic Fitness, Athletic Movement and Philosophy
  • Combative Self Defense, Instructor -International College of Martial Arts – Damian Martin
  • Accredited Muay Thai Judge – World Kickboxing Association
  • Accredited Muay Thai Referee – World Kickboxing Association
  • Certificate IV in Fitness – Australian Institute of Fitness
  • Qualified Masseur -Diiscovery Massage
  • Animal Flow Instructor – Global Bodyweight Training
  • Level 1 Accredited Coaching Course – Australian Sport and Recreation
  • Master Personal Trainers Course – Australian Institute of Fitness
  • Level 1 and 2 Smart(Swiss) Ball Course – Australian Institute of Fitness
  • Gym Instructor Qualified – Australian Institute of Fitness
  • Fitness Leader Qualified – Australian Institute of Fitness
  • Advanced Resuscitation and Senior First Aid Qualified – St John Ambulance
  • Working with Children Accreditation – Department of Justice
  • Senior organizer of the Zen Do Kai State Martial Arts and Athletic Movement Fitness Training
  • Camps{2011-2014)
  • Bronze Medallion-Australian Surf Life Saving Association -1992
  • Registered with the World Karate, Kickboxing and Australian Jiu-Jitsu and Grappling and the
  • West Australian Kendo Renmei Associations.
  • Diploma in Firefighting Management
  • Certificate IV in Firefighting Supervision
  • Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessing
  • Certificate III in Firefighting Operations
  • Certificate 111 in Public Safety-(Firefighting and Emergency Operations)
  • Certificate III in Public Safety-(Confined Space Rescue)
  • Certificate II in Security Operations
  • Heavy Rescue Instructor
  • Breathing Apparatus Instructor
  • Occupation Health and Safety Representative
  • Safety Awareness Training-{Blue Card)


  • Karate Kumite Bronze Medalist – World Police and Fire-fighter games 2013 -Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Karate Kumite Bronze Medalist at the World Police and Fire-fighter games 2009- Vancouver, Canada
  • Karate Kumite Bronze Medalist -World Fire-fighter games 1998 -Durbin, South Africa
  • Judo Club State Perth Titles Champion, Senior Division 1996 -Judo Australia
  • Black Belt Zen Do Kai Novice Division Winner 1987-, Sparring, Kata and Combat, Perth
  • Student of the year 1985- WA State Zen Do Kai

Professional Achievements

  • Department of Fire and Emergency Services since 1992
  • Professional Fire-Fighter, {Station Officer)
  • Firefighter of the Year finalist – 2012
  • Western Australian Career Fire Service and Rescue Awards
  • Nomination – Vehicle Rescue and Safety within the community.

The Career Fire and Rescue Service of Western Australia Award, is presented to an individual career
firefighter who has gone above and beyond the call of duty.
Nominees were judged on their devotion to duty beyond normal expectations, kindness, compassion
or courage in the line of duty, contribution beyond normal expectations or achievement in

As a team leader, Doug volunteered his personal time to present to the local community
(government and private sector), the consequences of road traumas with practical demonstrations
and presentations.

Doug represented Career Fire and Rescue of Western Australian as a team leader at the road rescue
challenges in Queensland in 2008 and observer in New South Wales in 2009.